Radio Program – Contemporary Issues and Challenges of Mental Health in Pakistan

Speakers: Dr. Yasmeen Khan and Dr Asif Khan
Savaira President Dr Yasmeen Khan and Vice President Dr. Asif Khan were interviewed by RJ Saddam Siddiqui for ZUFM 98.2 radio.. The purpose of the interview was to reduce stigma, promote awareness, and provide information related to mental health. They discussed what mental health is and why it is hard to talk about it in Pakistan, causes of mental illness, methods of seeking help, and where people should go for help. They also talked about the impact of COVID on mental illness and policy changes.